Jean-Gaspard Deburau

1796 - 1846

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Jean-Gaspard Deburau (born Jan Kašpar Dvořák; 31 July 1796 – 17 June 1846), sometimes erroneously called Debureau, was a Bohemian-French mime. He performed from 1816 to the year of his death at the Théâtre des Funambules, which was immortalized in Marcel Carné's poetic-realist film Children of Paradise (1945); Deburau appears in the film (under his stage-name, "Baptiste") as a major character. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Jean-Gaspard Deburau has received more than 138,019 page views. His biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia. Jean-Gaspard Deburau is the 1,369th most popular actor, the 229th most popular biography from Czechia and the 3rd most popular Czech Actor.

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Among actors, Jean-Gaspard Deburau ranks 1,369 out of 10,030Before him are Bruce Greenwood, William B. Davis, Andrei Mironov, Katheryn Winnick, Paul Lukas, and Brent Spiner. After him are Solomon Mikhoels, Robert Downey Sr., Kurtwood Smith, Jack Hawkins, Peter Lawford, and Momoko Kōchi.

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Among people born in 1796, Jean-Gaspard Deburau ranks 21Before him are Ang Duong, Louis-Charles Mahé de La Bourdonnais, Giovanni Pacini, David Roberts, Princess Maria Ferdinanda of Saxony, and Carl Ludwig Blume. After him are Karl Ernst Claus, Karl Friedrich von Steinmetz, John Stevens Henslow, August von Platen-Hallermünde, Princess Marie of Hesse-Kassel, and Princess Frederica Wilhelmina of Prussia. Among people deceased in 1846, Jean-Gaspard Deburau ranks 12Before him are Adam Johann von Krusenstern, Francis IV, Duke of Modena, Rodolphe Töpffer, Otto von Kotzebue, Andrew Kim Taegon, and Domenico Dragonetti. After him are Princess Maria Anna of Hesse-Homburg, Giuseppe Acerbi, Joseph Weigl, Esaias Tegnér, Jean Baptiste Bory de Saint-Vincent, and W. J. Coffee.

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In Czechia

Among people born in Czechia, Jean-Gaspard Deburau ranks 229 out of 839Before him are Petr Ginz (1928), Hugo Meisl (1881), Archduke Leopold Salvator of Austria (1863), Jaroslav Drobný (1921), Archduchess Maria Theresa of Austria (1862), and Guido Adler (1855). After him are Erhard Raus (1889), Spytihněv I, Duke of Bohemia (875), Bretislav II (1100), Alois Hába (1893), Věra Čáslavská (1942), and Johannes Widmann (1460).

Among ACTORS In Czechia

Among actors born in Czechia, Jean-Gaspard Deburau ranks 3Before him are Lída Baarová (1914) and Herbert Lom (1917). After him are Vladimír Menšík (1929), Libuše Šafránková (1953), Zdeněk Svěrák (1936), Vladimir Kulich (1956), Karel Roden (1962), Dagmar Lassander (1943), Dana Vávrová (1967), Lucie Vondráčková (1980), and Yana Gupta (1979).

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